Contact Us

The World of Twitter

Twiiter
Getty Images

I love Twitter and am basically writing this blog in hopes of attaining more followers. According to several local media surveys, when I broadcast, there are about 40,000 people listening to me at any time. About twice a month for the past 4 years I have been begging people to follow me @gonictrain over the airwaves… this strategy has resulted in 174 followers.

Every February and September, a new batch of unpaid college kids will intern for us, most are on Twitter and average around 275 followers. This is not fair!! But recent studies have shown the younger demos are increasingly using Twitter and do so because of the privacy. You can lock your account so your nosy Aunt Clara will not see the tweetfest of stupidity you authored after 3 scorpion bowls last Friday.

Another great aspect of Twitter is that it’s a virtual fan club . Your favorite stars are right there at your fingertips. You can direct message them or mention them, and sometimes they instantly respond to you! Sometimes it’s not pleasant. One employee of ours has claimed that ‘King of Queens’ star Leah Remini and her Mom have gotten into Twitter fights. I love Leah Remini and couldn’t think of anyone worse to pick a fight with, as she seems quite tenacious.

If you have been thinking about joining Twitter, please do so! And please follow me! @gonictrain I will follow you back and then your legion of followers will begin to grow and grow and you’ll thank me for introducing you to this amazing world. Just please don’t call me ‘Nic” … my handle is Gonic(the small NH town where I grew up) and Train(because I am The Train) Thanks!

More From 102.1 & 105.3 The Shark

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://shark1053.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 102.1 & 105.3 The Shark quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on 102.1 & 105.3 The Shark quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!